An Experienced Software Engineer earns an average salary of $99,274 per year.

$71,692 - $138,355
(Median)
$72K
$99K
$140K
MEDIAN: $99,274
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50%
90%

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$29.92 - $90.09
(Median)
$30
$51
$90
MEDIAN: $51.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$71,692 - $138,355  
   
Bonus
$983 - $20,338  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $19,408  
Commission
$13,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$72,288 - $149,241  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,853
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$29.92 - $90.09  
   
Hourly Tips
$6.49  
Overtime
$29.48 - $87.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$983 - $20,338  
   
Commission
$13,000  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $19,408  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$72,288 - $149,241  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 270
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Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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Java
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Linux
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C++ Programming Language
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C programming Language
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National Average
$101,000

C++
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JavaScript
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SQL
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ASP.NET Framework
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C# Programming Language
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.NET
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HTML
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C#
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 481 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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